Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Training – Classroom Training

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) Training – Classroom Training

Course Duration
1 day


Course Summary

Failure to understand the consequences of improper shipping and handling of dangerous goods can be costly and dangerous.

Our course is designed to provide participants with an understanding of the regulatory requirements when shipping, receiving, or offering for transport dangerous goods.

This course is required for companies who ship, receive, prepare, or offer for transport a dangerous good by road and / or rail.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify their duties and responsibilities
  • Recall definitions
  • List the classifications
  • Differentiate between special cases and exemptions
  • Recognize proper containers
  • Describe safety marks
  • Complete shipping documents
  • Explain emergency response assistance plan (ERAP)
  • List accidental/imminent release reporting requirements
  • Prepare waste manifests

This course is based on the TDG Act and Regulations.

Course Material

Transportation of Dangerous Goods Clear Language Shipper & Driver's Handbook, Participant Manual, test, record of attendance, and wallet card.


Target Audience

Supervisors, shippers, receivers, carriers, and those who load and unload dangerous goods

Legislative Reference

TDG Regulations s 6.1(1)